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Ship Portraits

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USS Constitution’s graceful lines and storied career have been depicted by artists from the United States and abroad for over three centuries. Most artistic images of “Old Ironsides” reflect her moments in battle, with particular emphasis on her victories against the Royal Navy in the War of 1812, while others illustrate the ship’s elegance and grandeur. Artists from the 19th century through today, many skilled in maritime art with a deep understanding of sailing vessels, portray various interpretations of Constitution at sea and at port with both stunning accuracy and creative imagination.

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